Best OM Paper in Management Science

2018 Winner(s)

Winning material: ICU Admission Control: An Empirical Study of Capacity Allocation and Its Implication for Patient Outcomes

Purpose of the Award

Starting 2013, the award is given to the manuscript judged to be most deserving for its contribution to the theory and practice of operations management among all operations papers published in the past 3 years at Management Science. For each award, finalists were selected from among a set of nominated papers by the editorial board of Management Science, and the winners were selected by a vote of the society members.


Past Awardees

2018 Winner(s)
Song-Hee Kim, USC
Carri W. Chan, Columbia University Marcelo Olivares Gabriel Escobar, Kaiser Permanente Northern California
2018 Finalist
Omar Besbes, Columbia University Ilan Lobel, New York University
Ludwig Kuntz Roman Mennicken Stefan Scholtes, University of Cambridge, Judge Business School
2017 Winner(s)
Guillermo Gallego, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Ming Hu, University of Toronto
Jun Li, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania Nelson Granados Serguei Netessine, INSEAD